The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had MySQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL Database Administrator
England / London
Rank 388 399 394
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 20 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.063% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.066% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 2
Median daily rate £425 £469 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £353 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £565 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18474 19632 19634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.96% 95.10% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13203 13848 13928
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 311 341
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -0.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured MySQL DBA in the job title.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL DBA across the London region.

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in London

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in London

MySQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL DBA across the London region.

MySQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in London

MySQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 2 £463 -
MySQL DBA
England

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, MySQL DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring MySQL DBA in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) MySQL
2 25 (71.43%) Linux
3 18 (51.43%) Python
4 17 (48.57%) Perl
5 16 (45.71%) Bash Shell
5 16 (45.71%) MariaDB
6 15 (42.86%) Percona
6 15 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 14 (40.00%) Ruby
8 13 (37.14%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (25.71%) Replication
11 8 (22.86%) LAMP
11 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (22.86%) CentOS
12 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
12 7 (20.00%) Oracle
12 7 (20.00%) SQL
12 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
13 6 (17.14%) VMware
13 6 (17.14%) Puppet
13 6 (17.14%) High Availability
13 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (17.14%) SQL Optimisation
13 6 (17.14%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (17.14%) Ansible
14 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
14 5 (14.29%) Analytics

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) Apache Pig
1 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) TYPO3
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) MySQL
2 16 (45.71%) MariaDB
3 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
6 3 (8.57%) Pentaho
6 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (22.86%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) OpenVMS
4 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (37.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.14%) High Availability
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Optimisation
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Analytics
5 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.29%) Workflow
6 4 (11.43%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) ETL
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
8 2 (5.71%) Patch Management
8 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.86%) Content Management
9 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.86%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Python
2 17 (48.57%) Perl
3 16 (45.71%) Bash Shell
4 14 (40.00%) Ruby
5 7 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) Pig Latin
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Ansible
1 6 (17.14%) Puppet
2 4 (11.43%) Salt
3 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Percona
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Hortonworks
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
4 3 (8.57%) Talend
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) F5